Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 106 77
Rank change year-on-year -3 -29 -37
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 20 42 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.24% 2.37% 3.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.68% 8.32% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 46 69
Gloucestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.87% -9.03% +9.92%
10th Percentile £21,950 £18,500 £22,050
90th Percentile £51,000 £52,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -5.80% +6.15% -3.85%

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 427 505 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 26.44% 28.53% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 322 446 466
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.09% -3.82% +10.39%
10th Percentile £30,000 £23,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,875 £60,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -5 8 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Gloucester -6 6 £43,750 +25.00%
Filton - 3 £35,000 -
Stroud - 2 £23,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) VMware
4 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 12 (60.00%) Office 365
6 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (55.00%) Cisco
7 10 (50.00%) Firewall
7 10 (50.00%) SAN
8 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
8 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
9 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
10 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
11 6 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (30.00%) Back Office
11 6 (30.00%) VoIP
11 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (30.00%) HP
11 6 (30.00%) Dell
11 6 (30.00%) EMC
11 6 (30.00%) Skype for Business
11 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
11 6 (30.00%) Nimble Storage
12 5 (25.00%) Presales
12 5 (25.00%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (60.00%) Office 365
3 2 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
1 10 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (30.00%) VoIP
3 4 (20.00%) VLAN
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) DHCP
5 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (10.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (30.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Presales Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Presales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (20.00%) Clustering
4 2 (10.00%) PKI
5 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (5.00%) Handset
5 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
8 1 (5.00%) CentOS
8 1 (5.00%) Linux
8 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.00%) Solaris
8 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (5.00%) Unix
8 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Presales
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.00%) XenApp
5 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.00%) Docker
6 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco
4 6 (30.00%) Dell
4 6 (30.00%) EMC
4 6 (30.00%) HP
4 6 (30.00%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix
6 2 (10.00%) Apple
6 2 (10.00%) Aruba
6 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (10.00%) McAfee
6 2 (10.00%) Meraki
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec
6 2 (10.00%) Veeam
7 1 (5.00%) Juniper
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) Sophos